miticide

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miticide

[′mīd·ə‚sīd]
(materials)
An agent that kills mites. Also known as acaricide.
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Structure-function relationships affecting the insecticidal and miticidal activities of sugar esters.
The presence of the biphenyl skeleton was found to be essential for good miticidal activity.
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